Bend and Brew Saturday, August 27

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Join us for yoga, beer, food and community!

Co-led by the sublime Sam Arin from Center for Yoga, and the delightful Dennis Blender, this hour long class will relax your mind and streghten your body. Cooper Anstett will soothe and inspire our practice with his introspective music. Afterward, join the community to enjoy a brew from Perrin Brewing Company and snacks from Team Schostak Family Restaurants’ Del Taco, and Avalon Bakery.

Reserve your spot today and help to support the youth of the Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program. All proceeds benefit academic programming.

Bend and Brew – $25.00 – includes yoga, one beer and snacks

We’re grateful to share the day with you!


Where: Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program – 6445 East Vernor Hwy, Detroit, MI 48207 – View Map


NewCo Detroit: April 13, 2016

FireShot Screen Capture #368 - 'Home - NewCo Detroit _ NewCo Detroit' - det_newco_coDetroit’s Finest Invite You Inside Their Company Headquarters

Connect to Motor City industry like never before. Explore the forces driving Detroit with founders and senior leadership as your guide. We take you backstage, connecting you with founders and thought leaders.

Authentic, Interactive Sessions With Detroit Changemakers

NewCo turns the business conference model inside out. Festival participants pick the companies they want to explore. Then, they tour Detroit, meeting founders and senior leadership inside their home office. Enjoy unscripted, insightful conversations and learn first-hand about how the Motor City’s best-and-brightest drive purposeful transformation in their communities.

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Engage Detroit 2016


4-8-2016 at the Westin Book Cadillac in Downtown Detroit from 8pm-1am

Engage Detroit 2016 is right around the corner! Join us at the Westin Book Cadillac in Downtown Detroit from 8pm-1am for an awareness event unlike any other. This historic location is one of Detroit’s premiere hotel and social gathering venues. With legendary style, unparalleled glamour and a proximity to our target market, the Westin Book Cadillac is the perfect venue for Engage.

The exciting evening will start off with a nonprofit stroll and lead to an exciting finale with cocktails and dancing. Engage is a night of luxury and learning, designed to dazzle our 400+ guests.

Join and our featured nonprofits — Live the Music Foundation, Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program, Arts & Scraps, YMCA’s Detroit Swims Program, Camp Casey, Beyond Basics, Corrections2Community and Kadima — as we celebrate Detroit and giving young. Purchase your tickets today!

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Wishes & Whiskey

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Benefiting the Downtown Youth Boxing Gym Youth Program’s Literacy Programming

January 28, 7-9 P.M.

Hors d’oeuvres by Chef Brion Wong, of the soon to open The Peterboro

Tickets: $100

Thomas Magee’s

1408 E Fisher Service Dr,
Detroit, MI 48207

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Homies Detroit: Round 2


Join us for Homies Detroit Round 2 at the Downtown Boxing Gym for an afternoon of various health & wellness workshops, a slow-flow yoga practice, music, art, food and spirits.
100% of proceeds benefit Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program (DBG)

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Beer and Boxing at Thomas Magee’s!

Thomas Magee's beer fundraiser


Join us for Beer and Boxing!

What’s better than Beer, Boxing, and Pizza?
Raising money for Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program, too!

July 25 at Thomas Magee’s Sporting House in Eastern Market from 7 – 10 p.m.

$20 wristband includes local beer and Supino’s Pizza.



Anthony Flagg, Jr., Journey from Child to Champion

Anthony Flagg, Jr. is Michigan’s state champion in the USA Boxing Elite Men’s Division. He’s competing in the national championships January 20-25, 2014 in Spokane, WA.He came to Downtown Boxing Gym more than 10 years ago. A shy 8-year-old Detroiter, he was looking for something to do after school. (more…)